Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire
An interactive online exhibit of information, maps, images, and personal accounts from the 1906 earthquake and fire.
USGSA Comparison of Two Bay Area Earthquakes: 1989 v. 1906
Investigate the shaking intensity and magnitude of these two earthquakes.
Berkeley Seismology LabBSL Outreach
Wonderful diverse collection of videos and animations, as well as links to lesson plans and educational resources.
USGSEarthquake Science Explained
A series of short articles for students, teachers, and parents originally published as weekly features in The San Francisco Chronicle. This USGS General Information Product presents some of the new understanding gained and scientific advances made in the century since the Great 1906 San Francisco Earthquake.
USGSEarthquakes, MegaQuakes, and the Movies
discussion about facts versus fantasies
USGS & many other organizationsPutting Down Roots in Earthquake Country - NCA edition
Earthquakes and preparedeness in northern California
USGSSan Andreas Fault at Wallace Creek
Interactive, 360 degree panorama of the San Andreas Fault. Aerial photos of the fault taken from a kite.
JPL/NASASan Andreas Fault Fly-Over
virtual fly-over of the San Andreas Fault
USGSSan Andreas Fault, The
overview of the San Andreas Fault, online USGS general interest publication
Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC)SCEC Communication, Education and Outreach
Many excellent resources for Public Education and Preparedness, K-14 Earthquake Education, and Experiential Learning and Career Advancement. Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country downloadable booklets for learning about earthquake hazards and safety recommendations in many different languages and for many different areas of the United States.
USGSTeacher's Guide to the San Francisco Bay Area Geophysics Maps
USGS Open File Report 95-479 (online)
USGSThe Parkfield, California Earthquake Experiment
Information about past earthquakes and current monitoring efforts.
Paleontological Research InstitutionTransforming California: Landforms of the San Andreas Fault
PowerPoint presentation of digital images (60.7 Mb) exploring the landforms found along the San Andreas Fault. Designed for classroom use with a complementing narrative for each slide. One of the many Earthtrip Virtual Field Trips to explore.
National Park ServiceUncovering the San Andreas Fault (PDF)
Earthquake Trail: What Makes the Geology of Point Reyes National Seashore So Special?